Millard Public Schools 100% In-Person Learning, New Juvenile Justice Center Breaks Ground, Huskers Sue the Big Ten and More Top Local News for Friday, August 28

8/28/20 • Day 68 of Phase III • Nationwide case trends

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Today we have stories about Millard Public Schools starting 100% in-person learning, the groundbreaking of the new juvenile justice center and Nebraska football players suing the Big Ten.

Top Local Stories

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  • Nebraska football players have filed a lawsuit asking a jury to force the Big Ten Conference to reinstate a fall football season.
  • Nebraska voters will get the chance to decide whether to legalize medical marijuana in November.
  • The University of Nebraska-Lincoln announced 107 total coronavirus infections Thursday, offering its first detailed look at the pandemic’s spread since the school year started.

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Even a pandemic couldn’t keep people from welcoming Nina Sodji back to business in Omaha. Having previously served the community via her African Market, Nina finally returned to the scene on March 14.

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